North American Invasive Species Management Association

our mandateNAISMA is a network of professionals challenged by invasive species. NAISMA's members are a diverse group of individuals who are involved in implementing invasive species management programs at any scale and at any phase.

Our mission is to promote & empower invasive species management and to be the voice of invasive species management professionals in North America.

Become a Member

NAISMA's work would not be possible without the support of its Sustaining Members. We thank them for their support!


The Spring semester of our Online Invasive Species Management Training Program begins February 5, 2018.Professionals and students from all over the world are participating in this program. Don't miss this opportunity to boost your professional worth. Click here for more information. CEUs for Pesticide Applicator licenses and SAF are available. Visit the Program page for more information.

Presentations whose authors have allowed us to share their work from the 2017 Annual Meeting are now online here.

Save the Dates! Our 2018 Annual Meeting will be a joint conference with the Upper Midwest Invasive Species Conference (UMISC) in Rochester, Minnesota from October 15-18, 2018. UMISC is organized by a coalition of invasive species organizations. This year marks their 10th Anniversary and we'll be celebrating NAISMA's 25th! Join us.

Watch a webinar about PlayCleanGo here to learn about why the PlayCleanGo ieducation and outreach campaign is spreading like wildfire across North America.

September 2017 Newsletter is here. Learn about invasive species management opportunities and concerns across North America.

News and Events

  • NEW: January 2018 Newsletter +

    Don't miss important information and the latest news! Read More
  • Online Invasive Species Management Training Program +

    Very affordable courses offer Pesticide Applicator CEU credits, SAF CEU credits, and more! Read More
  • Save The Dates! 2018 Annual Meeting in Rochester, MN +

    Joint conference with the Upper Midwest Invasive Species Conference: Oct 15-18, 2018 Read More
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